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3 Artists to Inspire you – expressive, semi-abstracted & exciting !

Here are paintings by 3 of my most inspiring artists; who have moved partially towards a ‘figurative abstraction’ through expressionism and their interpretation of the scene.I’m fascinated in the area between Realism and Abstraction; how few brush strokes can I use to allow the painting to ‘read’ and to capture the essence and the emotion…

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Sketchbooks – Why they are my greatest treasure

If you want to create passionate, original art – USE YOUR SKETCHBOOK.Read on to see why photos are not to be relied on and how you can improve your art work through your sketchbook……….Doodles, quick ideas, colour notes, careful observed architectural drawings, quick drawings to capture the essence of the scene, printed photos reference postcards,…

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